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Niger - OPCAT Situation

Updated 08.08.2017

Niger ratified the OPCAT on 7 November 2014.

The SPT visited Niger from 29 January to 4 February 2017. The report has not been made public yet.

The SPT member Gnambi Garba Kodjo is the SPT focal point for Niger.

Opcat status
OPCAT Ratification November 7, 2014
UNCAT Ratification October 5, 1998
Information
Population 18 045 729
Area (sq km) 1 267 000
Number of prisons 38
Prison population 7 116
Quick links

SPT: Visit  (29 January - 4 February 2017) - Press release

UPR: Report of the Working Group (March 2011)

African Commission on Human and People’s Rights: Periodic Report (2003-2014)